The ruthless campaign to become Britain’s next leader
Baku-APA. The contest to select Britain’s next prime minister took a dramatic and unexpected turn Thursday when Boris Johnson withdrew from a race dominated by last week’s Brexit decision, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
03:27 01 Jule
French Parliament rejects proposal against Azerbaijan
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli-APA. Today the proposal to establish a special investigative committee on Azerbaijan in accordance with the policy of the country for the development of peace and democracy in the South Caucasus region was discussed at the meeting of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the French National Assembly, APA’s European bureau reports. .
22:07 29 June
EU’s most widely use language, English, endangered by Brexit
Baku-APA. Of all the myriad challenges facing the European Union with the pending departure of Britain, one unlikely issue to be resolved is the fact that English would no longer be an official language, APA reports quoting the Washington Post.
20:48 28 June
EP to hold extraordinary plenary session on Brexit
Baku – APA. The European Parliament (EP) has decided to hold an extraordinary plenary session on Tuesday morning, in order to adopt a resolution on the UK’s withdrawal procedures, EP President Martin Schulz said on Friday morning in Brussels, Mirage News reported.
15:41 27 June
Finland collecting signatures for referendum on leaving EU
Baku-APA. Finland has started collecting signatures for a petition demanding to hold a referendum on leaving the European Union and some 10,000 people have already signed the document, APA reports quoting the Yle TV company.
04:30 26 June
Britain's EU commissioner, finance chief Hill, resigns
Baku-APA. The British member of the EU executive, Financial Services Commissioner Jonathan Hill, resigned on Saturday after having campaigned against Britain leaving the European Union, APA reports quoting Reuters.
21:23 25 June
German officials warn against EU "revenge" for UK Brexit vote
Baku-APA. The 27 countries left in the European Union after Britain's vote to leave should refrain from taking revenge, but focus on building consensus in areas such as security, migration and economic growth, German officials said Friday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:16 25 June
EU calls on UK to leave as soon as possible
Baku – APA. Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament, Mark Rutte, holder of the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU, and Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission made a joint statement on the outcome of the United Kingdom referendum.
16:02 24 June
World reaction as UK votes to leave EU
A White House official said Obama had been briefed on the returns and would "continue to be updated by his team as the situation warrants."
11:59 24 June
Brexit: UK votes to leave EU in historic referendum - UPDATED
Baku – APA. The UK has voted to leave the European Union after 43 years in a historic referendum, BBC reports.
09:59 24 June
Turkish MP of Armenian origin curses perpetrators of Khojaly massacre
Esayan noted that Turkey’s interests are above all else for him.
13:51 23 June
European Parliament to discuss Azerbaijan-EU framework agreement
The plenary session will be held from July 4 to 7.
10:43 22 June
Police charge suspect in slaying of UK MP Jo Cox
Baku-APA. British police said on Saturday they had charged a 52-year-old man in the slaying of lawmaker Jo Cox, and said the suspect appeared to have acted alone, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:17 18 June
Top Azerbaijani official: Int’l organizations abstain from imposing sanctions on Armenia
He made the remarks April 16 during the hearings in the Azerbaijani parliament dedicated to 18 June – Human Rights Day in the country.
12:29 16 June
European Parliament President: Kiev has fulfilled the necessary conditions for the abolition of visas with the EU
Kiev has fulfilled all the necessary conditions for the introduction of the EU visa-free regime for citizens of Ukraine, this was announced by European Parliament President Martin Schulz in a telephone conversation with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, reported on the website of Poroshenko on Thursday, APA reportsquoting RIA Novosti
02:28 10 June
Former PMs Blair and Major warn Brexit would threaten UK unity
Baku-APA. Tony Blair and John Major warned on Thursday a vote to leave the European Union on June 23 would jeopardise the unity of the United Kingdom by undermining peace in Northern Ireland and bolstering the Scottish independence movement, APA reports quoting Reuters.
20:53 09 June
German-South-Caucasian All-Party-Parliamentary-Group calls for implementation of UN resolutions on Nagorno-Karabakh
The statement reads as follows:
16:32 06 June
How German leaders will act when they meet with us? - Erdogan
He said will discuss this issue with the prime minister and foreign minister in Turkey and take a decision after discussion: “Germany’s decision does not bode well. Interestingly, there is superior mind in this issue. One MP voted against, one was neutral. Is this issue so important for Germans? Last year, it was commemorated the 100th anniversary of the 1915 events, why did not they pass this decision at that time? These are thought-provoking. They might receive such an instruction from the superior mind. Now, I wonder how the German leaders will act when they meet with me or our prime minister after this decision?”
11:57 04 June
German parliament’s resolution is political order – Azerbaijani president
He made the remarks while making a press statement jointly with the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim in Baku June 3.
16:55 03 June
Turkish MPs condemns German parliament’s resolution recognizing “Armenian genocide”
He was commenting on the resolution adopted by Germany’s Bundestag (parliament) on recognizing the 1915 events as “Armenian genocide”.
19:07 02 June